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#writeright 31) FrameMaker & Word: Find/Delete Empty Paragraphs

Even FrameMaker veterans sometimes forget simple little tricks than can save a tremendous amount of time. If you frequently convert Word documents into FrameMaker, or import/paste copy from HTML and other sources, you probably find dozens of stray, blank paragraphs. Blank lines can wreck havoc with page breaks; you should always control space around paragraphs […]

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#writeright 29) FrameMaker & Word: Autonumber paragraph suffixes and change Capitalization

n this blog, we draw your attention to two recent featurette videos that will be of interest to novice FrameMaker users as well as Word users who are considering FrameMaker 11 for their more challenging projects. Learn various ways to control line breaks and also how to enter frequently used special characters in dialogue boxes. […]

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#writeright 26) FrameMaker & Word: XML Element Selection & Cross-References time savers

In this blog we focus on two FrameMaker featurettes: (a) various ways to select XML elements w/o resorting to the traditional structure view window and (b) how to make the most of cross-references using the optional “pod” in your workspace. FrameMaker and Word: Selecting XML Elements FrameMaker 11 is a user-friendly DITA/XML authoring and editing […]

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#writeright 22) FrameMaker & Word: Auto-restart Numbered Lists after Headings

This FrameMaker video gives you a real time-saver: find out how to create one paragraph style for a specific list that will always restart itself when preceded by the proper “introductory” paragraph style. Auto-restart Numbered Lists after Headings FrameMaker 11’s powerful automatic numbering is not always used to it’s full potential. Most users use one paragraph […]

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